Between 2007 and 2012, Matthew Hansen secretly videotaped dozens of school-aged boys while they undressed in a camp shower. Hansen already pleaded guilty to eight felony counts of attempted production of child pornography in federal court, and the former Fort Zumwalt seventh grade math teacher was ... More >>
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
Matt Hansen, 38, is currently in police custody after St. Charles County Police allegedly found child pornography on his personal computer. The seventh grade math teacher at Fort Zumwalt West Middle School fled to Van Buren County, Iowa, shortly before his arrest and had to be talked out of jumping ... More >>
Strange Folk: More than 150 vendors from around the country purveying indie crafts from jewelry to one-of-a-kind stuffed animals to unique leather masks, as well as assorted foodstuffs. Sat., Sept. 24; Sun., Sept. 25, free admission. O'Fallon Community Park, 401 E. Fifth St., O'Fallon, www.strangefo ... More >>
This is part one of Emily Wasserman's Chef's Choice profile of Casey Shiller of Jilly's Cupcake Bar. Part two, a Q&A, will be posted tomorrow, and part three, a recipe from Shiller, will be posted on Friday. Emily WassermanOn a sweltering afternoon during Labor Day weekend, Gut Check stopped ... More >>
O'Fallon or bust!Gentlemen, start your jalopies! Then head over yonder to O'Fallon, Missouri, where next month the town will host its first-ever Ugly Pickup Truck Contest. Why such an event? Is it that O'Fallon is awash in ugly trucks? "Oh, no, that's not the case," O'Fallon's director of public ... More >>
Is a Christian academy in Kansas City stealing St. Louis' high school basketball players?
When it comes to censorship, the song remains the same
The parents of Elliot Bennett, like the parents of many autistic children, want their child in a regular classroom. Inclusion's the trend -- and a federal mandate. But most schools aren't ready to make room.